An excellent, informative, intriguing collection of essays.
Its real accomplishment—and it is a significant one—is in mapping out an essentially new field of inquiry and inspiring other scholars to investigate that territory.
The interpretations here are sharp and provocative, and their implications go far beyond the specific historical moment they address.
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